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Manager, Customer Service - Winnipeg

Manager, Customer Service

Are you?

…motivated to coach and mentor others?
…passionate about working with a team to drive the business forward?

…solutions oriented with high energy and strong business acumen?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Manager, Customer Service is responsible for the ongoing leadership and performance of the Winnipeg customer service business unit.  The primary focus of this position is to ensure the customer service department meets company goals.  This must be accomplished by effective written and oral communication, cultivation of relationships internal and external, and providing leadership, supervision and support.  We are seeking a hands on leader who displays above average problem solving, excellent interpersonal skills and the desire to mentor and lead with vision and care.  This person should have excellent human resource skills in the areas of coaching, mentoring and performance management.

Responsibilities:

  • Providing Customer Service personnel vision, direction and support in day to day activities,

  • Oversee the human resource needs of the regional Customer Service group,

  • Working as a member of the Operations Management Team to affect group strategies to achieve departmental goals,

  • Ensuring the Winnipeg Customer Service Team is operating at optimal efficiency in all aspects of generating and executing the day to day business,

  • Excellent understanding of all clients, their stage of development, their operational requirements and Bison’s system of serving them. He or she must be able to lead others to achieve or exceed the target service goals,

  • Strong understanding of how the traffic flows in all regions and the strategies available to meet balance goals,

  • The Manager is expected to be a leader in handling Bison’s drivers. This includes understanding and utilizing driver retention and development strategies in cooperation with other customer service, planning and dispatch staff.

Qualifications:

  • Firm understanding of, and the ability to, implement Bison Transport’s policy, procedure, objectives and culture,

  • Excellent human resource skills: coaching, mentoring, performance management,

  • Strong communication skills: excellent oral, written and presentation skills, as well as adult learning techniques,

  • Strong leadership skills: team-work, delegation,

  • Strong organizational skills: time management, project planning, multi-tasking,

  • Excellent problem solving ability,

  • Experience and knowledge of safety and compliance issues, as they pertain to road transportation,

  • Computer literate and efficient record keeping ability.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture.

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

 

 

Payroll Administrator - Winnipeg

Payroll Administrator

Winnipeg, MB

 

Are you?

…a detail and task oriented person?
…great with numbers and accounting?

… thrive in a fast pace environment?
 

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

The Payroll Administrator is accountable for a wide range of payroll related duties including processing payrolls, entering new hires, terminations, employee changes and payroll reports. You will have the ability to maintain confidentiality, interact well with others within a repetitive, multitasking environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of weekly, bi-weekly and semi-monthly payrolls

  • responding to payroll related queries

  • Generating ROE’s

  • Processing deductions

  • Settling and exporting miles and earnings

  • Remittance and payroll reports

 

Qualifications:

  • In process to achieve or has achieved designation through the Canadian Payroll Association

  • Detail oriented with a passion for working with numbers and data entry

  • Ability to manage in a multi-task environment

  • Excellent interpersonal skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

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    Proficient in using Excel, Word, Outlook

 

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

 

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our accounting team today!

 

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before August 4, 2015: Document Control #3721

 

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet.

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

VP, Finance & Administration - Winnipeg

VP, Finance & Administration

 

Are you?

…Ready to join the senior ranks of a growing and leading transportation provider?
…A senior level Accounting and Finance individual looking to make an impact in a successful organization?
… Detail oriented and insightful with excellent communication and leadership skills? 

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

The Vice President, Finance & Administration is a senior member of the Bison Transport Executive team and an advisor to the Executive Vice President and COO.  The VP, Finance is responsible for the financial operation, administrative, and risk management of the company, including the development of a financial operating plan, linked metrics, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve and enhance the company’s assets, profitability and growth plan.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with senior management in developing the company’s annual operating plan.

  • Complete analysis of financial results; Develop recommendations (strategic and tactical).

  • Develop and execute analysis of various business initiatives (e.g., capital projects, new operations, asset acquisition, new products and service launches).

  • Responsible for all accounting functions including: financial reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit and collections, and billing.

  • Provide practical financial business advice and work with the COO and SVP Corporate Services regarding risk management.

  • Work with the parent company on short and longer term financing plans to fund growth and operations.

  • Oversee the human resource needs of the Accounting & Finance department.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or an MBA required.

  • CPA, CA or CMA designation is preferred.

  • 5 years experience as a Corporate Controller (or equivalent).

  • 10 years of demonstratedprogressive responsibility in financial leadership positions preferably in service related businesses.

  • Experience in a senior financial-management role, partnering with senior management, resulting in the development and implementation of creative financial management strategies.

  • Ideally some experience in acquisition due diligence assignments.

  • Some experience with operating system migration and financial system implementation.

  • Excellent leadership ability, team management, interpersonal and employee development skills.

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

  • Excellent decision making ability, negotiation and organizational skills.

     

    About Bison:

    Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

     

Are you a progressive business leader that works strategically while maintaining a strong day-to-day operational focus? Do you have senior level accounting and finance experience in a mid-large size organization? Are you a people developer with passion to bring out the best in your team? Do you want to be part of growing the most progressive transportation model in an industry vital to the Canadian economy? If your answer is YES – apply online today at www.bisontransport.com and begin making a difference!                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Tractor Technician - Journeyman - Calgary

Tractor Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7312)

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

  • You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

We have 1 vacancy for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

 

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $31-33.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

 

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $29.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.
 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

 

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

 

How to Apply:

 

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Journeyman - Calgary

Trailer Technician

Calgary, AB (NOC: 7321)

 

Are you:  

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

 

Qualifications:                                                       

  • You will be either:

        - A certified Journeyman Trailer Technician or

        - Will be required to have your skills assessed by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training        Board to determine your level of skills and be approved to work in Alberta under this trade name

  • You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Alberta Safeties are considered an asset in this position

 

Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

 

The various modified shifts include:

Monday – Thursday, 16:00-02:30

Friday – Sunday, 06:00-18:30

Friday – Sunday, 18:15-06:15

 

We have 1 vacancy for this specific role in Calgary, Alberta.

 

The wage for a certified Journeyman Technician is $28-31.00 per hour along with applicable shift premiums.

 

However, if you are working in this trade and have been approved by the Alberta Apprenticeship and Industry Training Board to challenge the certification exam, but are not yet certified, you will be paid $26.00 per hour until you become a Journeyman.

 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.
 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

 

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

 

How to Apply:

 

By Mail or In Person:

234090 Wrangler Rd.

Rocky View, AB   T1X 0K2

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

403-203-5707

By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00:

1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Shop Hand/Tractor Detailer - Calgary

Tractor Detailer/Shop Hand (Valet Program)

Calgary, AB

Are you?

...looking for a hands-on job?
…Passionate about contributing to the operations of a leading transportation company?
…Keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Tractor Detailer/Shop Hand is accountable for maintaining the Company’s performance in terms of efficient, effective and timely cleaning of our Shop and Equipment.

Responsibilities:

  • General shop clean up
  • Assistance in the parts department as required
  • Effectively carrying our Bison’s Truck Valet program, including inspections and detailing
  • Timely mailing of interoffice parts
  • Other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability and willingness to work extended periods

*This position is subject to a modified work schedule: Sunday – Wednesday (10 hour days)

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Calgary Maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Langley

Tractor Technician

Langley, BC

 

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • A Level 3 Heavy Equipment Technician or Journeyman 
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position
  • Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Technician - Langley

Mobile Tractor/Trailer Technician

Langley, BC

 

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you!

 

As the Mobile Tractor/Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. This position will work outside of the shop running our Mobile Repair Unit.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of Level 1 Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Experience as a heavy duty mechanic
  • Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position
  • Previous experience and qualification to perform Safety inspections are considered an asset in this position
  • Ability to provide superior customer service to our drivers
  • Ability to work unsupervised
  • Willingness to work outside
  • Please note this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. 

Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health & Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Maintenance & Parts Coordinator - Langley

Maintenance & Parts Coordinator – Nights

Langley, BC

Are you?

…A leader with great communication and administrative skills?
…Passionate about coordinating & details?
…A team player who values being a great support?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Maintenance & Parts Coordinator is accountable to ensure that the fleet maintenance requirements are accurately identified, recorded and prioritized within the maintenance system to meet maintenance safety, operational and Driver needs. The Maintenance & Parts Coordinator is responsible for maintaining the inventory of the parts department. This position requires daily interaction with vendors. The coordinator is also expected to be a team player in the maintenance department and able to communicate effectively with mechanics, drivers, and Bison’s customers. 

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Repair work order entry
  • Inventory
  • Driver & customer relations
  • Administration and Reporting
  • Planning & Scheduling

Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of maintenance systems and process
  • Knowledge of parts administration
  • Strong organizational skills and record keeping ability
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to learn and navigate computer, software and programs
  • Problem solving ability; recognize, assess, report and provide solutions
  • Strong interpersonal, communication & customer service skills
  • Strong time management skills with the ability to work with a strong sense of urgency
  • Ability to work in a shop/maintenance environment (dust, noise levels, temperature changes, dirt…)

Please note: This is a night position (Monday – Friday, 6:00 pm – 2:00 am)

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Trailer Technician - Mississauga

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312) Are you: ...committed to safety? ...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment? ...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry. As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action. Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 10 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period. Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. You must be a certified Journeyman to be considered for this role. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to Apply: By Mail: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8 In Person: 1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8 By Email: Careers@bisontransport.com By Fax: 204-833-0373 By Phone between 8:00 and 17:00: 1-800-462-4766 Website: www.bisontransport.com

Parts Administrator - Mississauga

Parts Administrator

Mississauga, ON


Are you:

…a leader committed to safety and continuous improvement?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company? 

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

This is a challenging role, requiring a great deal of motivation and initiative, offering you the opportunity to build a rewarding career with a leading transportation company. Our Parts Administrator is responsible for maintaining the inventory of the parts department. This position requires daily interaction with maintenance personnel, drivers and vendors. The Parts person is expected to be a team player in the Maintenance Department.  You will be responsible for maintaining the parts inventory. This will be accomplished by actively monitoring inventory, order parts, re-stocking the inventory, as well as supplying parts and supplies to Mechanics and Drivers ensuring all parts and supplied are charged out to work orders. Some heavy lifting will be required.

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Strong ability to adapt to varying situations

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Exceptional customer service

  • Proficient computer skills

  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision as well as part of a team

  • Knowledge of the transportation industry and customs experience are considered assets.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

We are currently recruiting talented, high performing individuals who have a strong desire to engage in a highly innovative and progressive culture. Join our … team today!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Tractor Technician - Mississauga

Tractor Technician

Mississauga, ON

Are you:

…committed to safety?

…looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Qualifications

  • Graduation from a recognized certificate program (ex. Truck and Transport Mechanic, Heavy Duty Mechanic), and/or the desire to obtain your Journeyman’s certificate will be key to your success in this position.  
  • Your effective time management and team focus are considered an asset in this position. 

Please note this position is subject to a modified work schedule. 

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong technical and mechanical skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.  Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So? 

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!  

Please submit your resume by visiting the Careers section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Shop Supervisor - Winnipeg

Shop Supervisor

Winnipeg, MB

Are you:

… Team oriented, well organized, with strong communication and customer service skills?

… Seeking to develop and advance your leadership skills?

… Committed to maintaining a safe and productive work environment?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting people like you to join our highly effective Maintenance team. With shops in Winnipeg, Mississauga, Calgary, Langley and our newest shop opening in Edmonton, Bison is an employer of choice with great opportunities for growth and advancement.

As the Shop Supervisor you will supervise and lead our team of professional technicians on the shop floor. You will utilize your proven supervisory skills to provide leadership and coaching to mechanics of all experience levels.  You will assist with trouble shooting and solving of mechanical problems as well as ensuring productivity and work quality goals are met. You will communicate with Planners, Operations, Drivers and other departments as necessary in order to make decisions and adjustments to the workload schedule. Using your excellent organization skills, you will partner with Shop Managers to ensure that production and quality objectives are met.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Maintenance Administration and technical staff which includes day to day management and education, information, tools, training, action plans and providing support

  • Management and promotion of maintenance programs

  • Responsible for ensuring on-the-floor resource availability is sufficient to complete workload, by assigning and controlling overtime, time-off and vacation days

  • Monitor and administer safe shop and work practices

  • Ensure database information, files, repair entry and schedules are accurate

  • Attend and contribute to team meetings on a daily, project and management goals.

Qualifications:

  • Prior supervisory experience would be considered an asset

  • Established interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to positively motivate individuals and teams

  • Strong organizational and planning skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Consistently performs work in a safe manner, following work instructions and safe operating procedures

  • A Journeyman’s certifications or equivalent experience preferred

  • Ability to maintain composure, effectiveness and flexibility under pressure will

Please note this is a continental overnight shift.  The continental shift works 12 hours per day (4:00pm – 4:00am). You will work 7 days in a 2 week period, working 2 days one week and 5 days the next week, with every second weekend off.

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a challenging position that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before July 15, 2015: Document Control #3721

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Mobile Technician - Winnipeg

Mobile Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We require a skilled and enthusiastic Mobile Mechanic to staff our mobile service truck Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Mobile Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Tractor Mechanics, and the other Mobile Mechanics, and will be responsible for the efficient, effective and timely repairs and maintenance on the Bison Transport fleet. Expected to be a team player, you will be able to diagnose recurring problems and effectively communicate these to other members of the Maintenance team.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website: www.bisontransport.com

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg

Trailer Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Trailer Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Trailer Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position.  Red Seal certification would be an asset. Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity. How to

Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax: 204-833-0373

By Phone: 204-833-0134

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website: www.bisontransport.com

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg

Tractor Technician - Winnipeg, Manitoba (NOC: 7312)

Are you:

...committed to safety?

...looking for a challenging and satisfying work environment?

...keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you! We are currently recruiting results-focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Maintenance team.

Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other's strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers. Your Bison experience will go above and beyond your expectations of the transportation industry.

As the Tractor Mechanic you will work in conjunction with the Service Coordinator, Trailer Mechanics, and the other Tractor Mechanics to complete preventative maintenance and repairs on the Bison fleet in a timely and efficient manner by diagnosing problems found during inspections prescribing the correct remedial action.

Please note, this position is permanent full-time (40 hours per week) and subject to a modified work schedule. The modified shift includes 2 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 3 shifts on, 2 shifts off, 2 shifts on, 3 shifts off. We have 5 vacancies for this specific role in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The hourly wage for this role is $19.00 - 28.00 per hour. Bison offers benefits to all its full-time employees. Benefits include: Health Benefits, Dental Benefits, Disability Benefits, Life Insurance Benefits, Accidental Death Benefits, and RRSP Benefits. You are required to have one year of post-secondary education, and 2 years of experience in less than 5 year period.

Demonstrated diagnosing and time-management abilities will be key to your success in this position. Your previous experience and qualification to perform Manitoba Safeties are considered an asset in this position. Red Seal certification would be an asset.  Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet! Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H0T8

In Person:

1001 Sherwin Road Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T8

By Email:

Careers@bisontransport.com

By Fax:

204-833-0373

By Phone:

Between 8:00 and 17:00 1-800-462-4766

Website:

www.bisontransport.com

Fleet Dispatcher - Mississauga

Fleet Dispatcher

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service and communication?
…passionate about people ?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

The Fleet Dispatcher (FD) will execute the day to day activity of their assigned driver fleet.  This includes monitoring of the fleet, accurately distributing, receiving and updating information. The FD is responsible for identifying and participating in the resolution of issues relating to day to day activity of the driver is essential.  The FD must be well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness in carrying out daily activities.

Responsibilities:

  • This involves the transmitting and receiving of all information relevant to the driver performing his/her duties within the Company and customer requirements.  
  • The handling of all driver related satellite messages or calls within assigned and overflow queues.
  • Reporting and documenting of all customer service, planning and driver related issues to the appropriate personnel 

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications

·         You must have dispatch experience in order to be considered for this role

·         Dedicated experience providing customer service in a similar work environment

·         Well organized, an excellent communicator and have a keen sense of timeliness

·         Demonstrated attention to detail, communication, problem solving and planning abilities

·         Ability to multitask and to thrive in a fast-paced environment  

·         Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

·         Proven analytical and critical thinking skills

·         Excellent problem solving abilities

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga Operations team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Administrative Assistant - Mississauga

Administrative Assistant

Mississauga, ON

Are you?

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customer?
…passionate about people?
…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

Then we have the opportunity for you!

As the Administrative Assistant, you will be responsible for all administrative duties involved in our Mississauga terminal including:

  • Greeting outside appointment and walk-ins

  • Handling and directing incoming calls

  • All daily administrative duties such as in/outbound mail, maintaining Driver mailboxes, coordinating office equipment maintenance, coordinate and schedule training, schedule service appointments for company vehicles

  • New employee file creation and orientation to assist Human Resources

  • Creating purchase orders and monitoring invoices

  • Assisting the Terminal Manager with property issues

  • Assist Driver Services by providing a number of services to our Mississauga based Drivers such as providing authorization forms and other administrative support

  • Provide administrative support in the maintenance of existing and terminated driver files

  • Provide assistance to the Mississauga Marketing team

Our ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • A college diploma in office administration or demonstrated experience in an office environment?

  • Exceptional administrative ability?

  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills?

  • A keen eye for details?

  • Solid computer skills?

Please note this position is a term position.

About Bison:

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Mississauga team. Bison is a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.

Fleet Manager - Winnipeg

Fleet Manager    

Are you:  

eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?  

Then we have the opportunity for you!

We are currently recruiting customer focused people like you with strong organization and communication skills to join our highly effective Operations team. Bison is committed to being an employer of choice and offers a progressive company culture. Our employees are motivated, respectful and professional in the company's aggressive pursuit of success. Teamwork is essential in utilizing each other’s strengths and capabilities as we provide quality transportation services to our customers.   

As a Fleet Manager for our Operations team, you are responsible for the overall performance of your respective drivers and dispatch team. Your primary focus will be to optimize utilization of tractors and drivers within your assigned fleet to ensure our driver, customer and company expectations are met. You will take a lead role in training, development and supervision to ensure that Bison's goals and interests are achieved. This will include addressing issues that go beyond the scope of regular daily activity. You will be a key player in building and maintaining relationships between our drivers and various departments within Bison.   

Demonstrated problem solving and planning abilities are integral to your success in this position. Solid knowledge North American geography as well as past supervisory experience is considered an asset.  This position is subject to a modified work schedule.   Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company? Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!   Please submit an online application by visiting the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com.

LTL Customer Service Assistant - Winnipeg

LTL Customer Service Assistant

Winnipeg, MB


Are you:

…eager to provide exceptional customer service to a roster of Fortune 500 customers?

…passionate about people?

…keen to continually learn and develop skills with a progressive company?

 

Then we have the opportunity for you! 

 

As a LTL Customer Service Assistant, you will be a key player in our highly effective Operations team.  The LTL Service Representative is responsible for managing the daily activity of our LTL clients. You will be actively involved with operations, identifying complimentary shipments and rate negotiations.  .

 

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Accurately setting up orders

  • Monitoring all shipments

  • Managing customer inquiries and developing relationships

  • Administration support

 

 

Our Ideal Candidate will possess:

  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities

  • Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Strong customer service skills

  • Strong organization skills

  • Knowledge of the transportation industry and North American Geography are considered assets.

 

About Bison:

Bison is a multi-award winning, world class Transportation Company. We are a proud Platinum member of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and were also named as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures! We believe in the aggressive pursuit of success which is visible in our history and stability as an employer across Canada.

 

So?

Are you ready to make a direct impact on the continued growth and success of a leading transportation company?

 

Are you seeking a mentoring environment that encourages learning and growth? Are you a leader with excellent interpersonal and communication skills? If your answer is yes - make your application to Bison your first step toward making your best career choice yet!

 

Apply Today!

Please submit your resume in MS Word or PDF format on the “Careers” section on our website: www.bisontransport.com

 

Please submit your application as per the Internal Hiring Procedure before July 24, 2015: Document Control #3721

 

Referrals are welcome! Please complete the Referral Form on the Intranet

 

Bison Transport is committed to Employment Equity and Diversity.